KBR, Inc. (KBR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013

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KBR, Inc. ( KBR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased KBR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 60% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of KBR was $31.53, representing a -17.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $38 and a 42.73% increase over the 52 week low of $22.09.

KBR is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Lockheed Martin Corporation ( LMT ) and Fluor Corporation ( FLR ). KBR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.96. Zacks Investment Research reports KBR's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 21.39%, compared to an industry average of -1.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the KBR Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to KBR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have KBR as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Build & Construction ( PKB )
  • First Trust ISE Glb Engnrg And Const Idx ( FLM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PKB with an increase of 24% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of KBR at 5.16%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: FLM , FLR , KBR , LMT , PKB

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